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Lobster Landing

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152 Commerce St, Clinton, CT 06413
+1 860-669-2005
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Clinton,Ct
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great classic New England Lobster Shack. They consistently win Connecticut Magazine's Best Lobster Roll award, and for good reason. Worth the trip from anywhere.

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've had them all and this was the biggest and among the best. Looks a little run down but that's intentional. The people are nice and the location is great.

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Oxford, Connecticut
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

I am GF (gluten free) and I have never ever ever seen a GF lobster roll anywhere else. and I still can't find them anywhere else and my family who is gluten said " This is the best lobster roll ever!" and the place itself is really cool my mom and I were sitting on a stone dock and we... More 

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madison ct
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This is a great local place for a casual lunch. These lobster rolls are famous around the CT shoreline and are a great quick bite during the summer, beware they are more expensive than expected!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

What can one say....combine the character/owner, great food, and a classic location.....you have Lobster Landing.....the menu is limited.....lobster rolls....hot .....buttered....with chips and a soft drink...or a sausage and peppers for those of you who aren't into the staple.....as a local I can enjoy by car or boat....either way it's an iconic idea location..... The lines can be long on the... More 

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Thank Damian W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Not fancy. Just a tent by the water with excellent lobster rolls. Plastic tables and chairs. Order as you walk in and pay as you walk out.

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Annapolis
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Absolutely loved visiting this charming new england staple. Friendly service, awesome lobster rolls and just views of water make you one happy person. Its a must when visiting CT.

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Thank William G
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

This is a legitimate lobster roll. Nothing but lobster, butter and toasted roll. But with that being said maybe I don't like a real lobster roll. It was too rich for me with all the butter. But if you like the real deal give it a try.

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Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best lobster rolls we have ever had. Third visit now and quality always consistent The hot dogs also very good. After a morning on the beach, it is nice to sit in a casual place and have good tasting simple food

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Fairfield
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Along the New England coast there are many lobster shanties. Like the others, Lobster Landing serves very good lobster rolls from a building that looks like it will fall down. But that's part of the charm. Very limited menu but good service and eating outdoors with a view of the harbor. Price has gone up but still a treat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Commerce St, Clinton, CT 06413
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-669-2005
Description
Live shellfish to take home: lobsters, muscles, steamers, clams, and oysters. Quick and ready to eat hot lobster rolls, sausage peppers and onions, and hot dogs.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?